Dobber

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Dobber A float to a fishing line.
    • Dobber (Zoöl) See Dabchick.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n dobber Apiece; a lump: a big lump.
    • n dobber A large heavy taw or marble.
    • n dobber The cork or float of a fishing-line.
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Usage

In literature:

Wen de babies had colic I'd take dirt dobber nest and make a tea, den giv did ter de baby.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
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In news:

Larry ' Dobber ' Burks, 1942-2012.
Larry David " Dobber " Burks, 70, of Centralia passed away Friday, July 27, 2012, at his home.
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